RSA Certification Program
RSA Business-Driven Security solutions uniquely link business context with security incidents to help organizations manage risk and protect what matters most. The RSA Certification Program provides technology professionals with the knowledge, skills, and credentials they need to deploy and maintain reliable enterprise security systems.
For RSA customers. The certification exams evaluate practitioners who demonstrate knowledge and skill in maintaining enterprise security systems that use RSA products. Exams are available for RSA Archer, the RSA NetWitness Suite, and the RSA Identity Suite. More information for RSA customers
First-time test takers must create a Pearson VUE web account. Appointments may be made up to one business day in advance.
Exam Delivery Options
Schedule to take your proctored exam at a Pearson VUE test center near you or explore the Online Proctoring option to test from the comfort of your home or office.
All candidates must review the minimum system requirements and run the system test and exam simulation before registering for an Online Proctored exam. If you purchase an online proctored exam and your computer equipment does not meet the requirements, you are unlikely to receive a refund. Review the system requirements and simulation test here.
Exam Retake Policy (for all RSA exams)
If you do not pass an exam on your first attempt, you may retake the exam at any time. If you do not pass an exam on your second attempt, you must wait at least 2 weeks (14 days) between each additional attempt. If you need to retake an exam that you have already passed in order to fulfill a certification track requirement, you may do so after 3 months. If you need to retake an exam that you have already passed to fulfill a certification track requirement, you may do so after 3 months. Candidates are required to pay the $150 exam fee when registering to retake the exam.
Once candidates are seated for an exam in a Pearson VUE Testing Center, they will be given 5 minutes to read and sign RSA’s examination Non-Disclosure Agreement. Signing the NDA is required for candidates to proceed with the exam. Candidates who decline or do not ‘agree’ within the 5 minutes, will be excused from the exam room, and will forfeit their entire examination fee.
For those candidates who wish to review the full text of the NDA prior to taking the exam, we make it available here.